Naga Munchetty is known nationwide for being one of the main presenters for BBC Breakfast and the European slot for BBC World News.
After graduating with a degree in English Literature and Language from Leeds University, Naga’s determination saw her achieving a Post-graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism from City University. Her career started at the Evening Standard, but soon after she became a reporter for Reuters Financial Television. Later, she earned the position of Senior Producer for CNBC Europe and then became a producer and reporter for News at Noon (Channel 4). Naga also worked for Bloomberg TV, where she was a senior presenter interviewing major CEOs and bank managers. Two years later, she was fronting Working Lunch for BBC2 and after that she began presenting the European slot for BBC World News. She now combines this role while also sitting on the red sofa presenting for BBC Breakfast.
In October 2015, Naga was appointed to the judging panel of The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction for 2016. In 2016 Naga was confirmed as one of the celebrity contestants on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.